October 13, 2021 update on live performances and events at the NAC.
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HUB Studio + Montréal Danse

REBO(U)ND

2021-10-18 19:00 2021-10-31 23:00 60 Canada/Eastern 🎟 NAC: REBO(U)ND

https://nac-cna.ca/en/event/28506

In-person event

NAC Dance proudly presents the Ottawa premiere of REBO(U)ND, an eight-minute, looping digital dance projection specially adapted for the National Arts Centre’s Kipnes Lantern. As the work transforms this iconic urban landscape, audiences are invited to witness this unique dance piece, at times playful, at times hauntingly larger than life, in the core of the Nation's Capital. A choreography of suspension, REBO(U)ND unveils and magnifyies bodies as they escape gravity, caught...

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Kipnes Lantern,1 Elgin Street,Ottawa,Canada
October 18 - 31, 2021
7:00 pm

October 2021

  1. Oct 18 2021
    Monday

    7:00pm

  2. Oct 19 2021
    Tuesday

    7:00pm

  3. Oct 20 2021
    Wednesday

    7:00pm

  4. Oct 21 2021
    Thursday

    7:00pm

  5. Oct 22 2021
    Friday

    7:00pm

  6. Oct 23 2021
    Saturday

    7:00pm

  7. Oct 24 2021
    Sunday

    7:00pm

  8. Oct 25 2021
    Monday

    7:00pm

  9. Oct 26 2021
    Tuesday

    7:00pm

  10. Oct 27 2021
    Wednesday

    7:00pm

  11. Oct 28 2021
    Thursday

    7:00pm

  12. Oct 29 2021
    Friday

    7:00pm

  13. Oct 30 2021
    Saturday

    7:00pm

  14. Oct 31 2021
    Sunday

    7:00pm

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Dance Contemporary

NAC Premiere

Ottawa Premiere

In-person event

NAC Dance proudly presents the Ottawa premiere of REBO(U)ND, an eight-minute, looping digital dance projection specially adapted for the National Arts Centre’s Kipnes Lantern. As the work transforms this iconic urban landscape, audiences are invited to witness this unique dance piece, at times playful, at times hauntingly larger than life, in the core of the Nation's Capital.

A choreography of suspension, REBO(U)ND unveils and magnifyies bodies as they escape gravity, caught in the ephemeral instant when the performer floats, between momentum and falling, between liberty and unbalance, just as the body seems to defy space and time.

Living on urban architectural surfaces, REBO(U)ND is accessible to all whether they be passersby, bystanders or curious spectators, taking dance out of theaters and studios and weaving it into the cityscape. Video mapping plays with perceptions by thwarting, for a few seconds or longer moments of contemplation, the notions of duration, gravity, scale and space.A visual performance to be experienced and felt, REBO(U)ND is a vibrant tribute to dance, embodying the sensations of abandon and liberty that dance can procure.

REBO(U)ND is a work by Caroline Laurin-Beaucage, supported by Montréal Danse, Lorganisme and Hub Studio.

See it nightly October 18 to 31st on the Kipnes Lantern from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. 

Production

Following Caroline Laurin-Beaucage's participation in the Research Chroreographic Workshops in 2012, an active and successful collaboration is established between the choreographer and Montréal Danse. The piece Matière Blanche was created in 2015, followed two years later by the pieces GROUND and REBO(U)ND (with the collaboration of Hub Studio). HUB Studio's both theatrical and daring digital approach, combined with the poetic sensibility of Caroline Laurin-Beaucage and the work of dramaturge Kathy Casey, have resulted in a highly resonant work that has been presented in Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver and Philadelphia.

REBO(U)ND one of the 200 exceptional projects funded through the Canada Council for the Arts’ New Chapter program. With this $35M investment, the Council supports the creation and sharing of the arts in communities across Canada.

Performance is approximately 8 minutes with no intermission.

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Oct 18
  • 7:00pm
Oct 19
  • 7:00pm
Oct 20
  • 7:00pm
Oct 21
  • 7:00pm
Oct 22
  • 7:00pm
Oct 23
  • 7:00pm
Oct 24
  • 7:00pm
Oct 25
  • 7:00pm
Oct 26
  • 7:00pm
Oct 27
  • 7:00pm
Oct 28
  • 7:00pm
Oct 29
  • 7:00pm
Oct 30
  • 7:00pm
Oct 31
  • 7:00pm
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  • Creative Director Thomas Payette
  • Cinematographer & Editor Kevin Jung-Hoo Park
  • Performer Kimberley De Jong
  • Performer Bradley Eng
  • Performer Brianna Lombardo
  • Performer Louis-Elyan Martin
  • Dramaturge Kathy Casey
  • Lighting Gonzalo Soldi
  • Technical Direction & Production Hugues Kir Caillères
  • Technical Advisor Phil Hawes
  • Costumes Odile Gamache
  • Sound Design Larsen Lupin
  • Production Montréal Danse
  • Production Lorganisme
  • Production Hub Studio
  • Booking Fôve Diffusion
  • Coproduction Agora de la danse
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